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Mar 23, 2011 5:00pm EDT
and damaging wind. >> remember, you can track the weather using our interactive radar. this is all in your control at wbaltv.com. >> tonight, the world is remembering the legendary elizabeth taylor. the actress died after congestive heart failure. at times, her personal life was a great drama. she was the star of more than 50 movies. >> with her striking movie -- beauty and violet eyes, she was the epitome of a hollywood icon. >> he is the last of that classic star arab -- era. >> when you think classic hollywood, you think elizabeth taylor. what she started when she was just a teenager. to star in /on legendary pictures. she earned five academy award nominations and won two oscars. she was the first woman to earn a million dollars for a film. >> at the time, it was absolutely gigantic. >> on screen, her life is just as dramatic. >> there was more drama than most of the films. >> married 8 times, has the number 6, u.s. senator john warner. >> her heart and soul were just as beautiful as her classic face and majestic eyes. >> it was her romance to richard burton that created a media fr
NBC
Mar 29, 2011 5:00pm EDT
after president obama ruled out using american ground troops in libya, gaddafi has launched a round of attacks on civilians. we have the latest from capitol hill. >> as the libyan air war get smarter, he is not giving up or getting out. his forces counterattack, pushing the libyan ravel's -- rebels back. >> he is using snipers to shoot people them and let them bleed to death in the streets. >> [unintelligible] we urge gaddafi and his people to leave and not cause any more bloodshed. >> he says no. >> we are not sure what exactly we will get to any change in attitude by gaddafi. >> president obama ruled out u.s. ground troops. >> cattle hill is splintered. -- capitol hill is splintered. >> if he hangs on, what will that say about mr. obama. violence to use retain power. if he does not go, that is the lesson people will draw from that. >> america will save many libyan lives to remove gaddafi from power. helping to build a democratic pro-western libya has to go on hold. >> now to japan where toxic discoveries are raising already- years. plutonium has been found. radiation also continue
NBC
Mar 11, 2011 5:00pm EST
died. it was sent back to committee. david joins us from inside of the state house. >> says the votes were not there and the bill would back to committee, it means that the members did not have to record their positions on the issue. >> we sent you to annapolis to protect our rights. >> division on the streets went into the capitol building. one man's life was threatened. supporters used racial slurs to try to intimidate and he took exception to comparisons to the civil rights movement. >> show me in birmingham, alabama, where high-pressure water hoses were turned on us that it not to the bark off of trees to us because we wanted our rights. when we as a state or government deny equal protection under the law, the 14th amendment, this is a civil rights issue. >> when i listen to god's voice coming to me, what i have heard is that you are made in my image. love one another as i have loved you. >> i have heard that somehow i am less than natural, that i am less than human. i am less than. >> the votes for passage were not there. >> at this time, i will have this move we committed
NBC
Mar 21, 2011 5:00pm EDT
take precautions when there is a gun in the home, such as using safety locks and keeping them out of reach of children. >> a howard county man has pleaded guilty in a shocking case of child pornography and rape. the man even posted declines online. i-team reporter barry sims is live. >> the victim was 6 years old at the time. if state prosecutors get what they want, the suspect will be 60 when he is released from prison. he will be on the sex offenders register it for the rest of his life. jeffrey transom expects a long prison term, after pleading guilty to sexually exploiting a child to produce a child pornography, and possessing child pornography. the assistant state's attorney called this a tough case. >> in my 10 years, this is the worst case i have ever had short of homicide. >> the man admitted to raping a 6-year-old girl and posting images of the sexual abuse on the internet between august and september 2009. he sent a live broadcast through a web camera. police found over 600 images of child pornography, including images of the victim. >> there was an effort to resolve the ca
NBC
Mar 17, 2011 5:00pm EDT
the emergency room. >> she tells us that the bullying the of her son who is a sixth grader at booker t. washington middle school has gone far enough. it reached a boiling pouring yesterday when he came home with a swollen black eye. to make matters worse, school officials did not tell her about the beating until hours after it happened. >> i should have been called immediately. >> she is beside herself after finding out her special needs sun, a sixth grader at booker t. washington middle school was be rapidly class and she was not told about it until the end of the school day. >> why wasn't i notified contacted immediately? no answer. i have no answers. >> she says it was around 11:15 on wednesday morning. a girl in the class told the boy to get him. the boy hit him in the eye. she says around 2:15, the assistant principal called her to say her son had been hit and it would she like to pick him up or put him on the bus. thinking it was not that serious, she told them to take the bus. she was shocked when she got there. >> what i saw my son, i could not believe they allowed my child to
NBC
Mar 31, 2011 5:00pm EDT
you lose weight, but without surgery. diana shows us how the hypno band works. >> using a special hypnosis technique, as yet been working with diane to help her stop overeating. this is a demonstration of hypno band. on her head said diana here's operating room noises. while she visualizes having an actual band like this one placed around her stomach. >> i am walking her through the steps of what is going on in that environment. now your doctors speaking to you. now your doctor is putting on the band. now you are starting to feel tightness in the stomach area. >> at a gastric band conference, surgeons are talking about the real thing >> it does reduce how much the patients eat per meal. >> in the u.s., and procedures have become more popular than the -- banned procedures have become more pardus ben the gastric bypass. >> it is hard -- band procedures have become more popular than the gastric bypass. >> it is hard for me to believe this works. >> it has only been three months, but she is a believer. >> it is like a very small part of my stomach and when that is full, there is nowhe
NBC
Mar 3, 2011 5:00pm EST
boy from elkton. boy got a bloody nose and lip. the coach tells us over the phone in with the same man choking him moments before. hertford county schools have a message for parents or adults who come to school to -- school sponsored sporting events. >> we want the parents to follow the good that we want our students to follow. even though sometimes that may be difficult in the heat of the moment, we really need the backing of the parent as well to help us keep these sporting events professional, as they should be. >> we are told that the 17-year- old boy that was punched will not be filing charges against the man. the sheriff's office could charge him with criminal charges. fallston will play tomorrow in the regional finals, but two of its players may not be able to play because they bring injured in this brawl. they either have some bruised or broken ribs. >> over the years, maryland has increased the gas tax, the tobacco tax, and the sales tax. the tax on alcohol, however, has not been changed in 38 years, thanks mostly to the states powerful alcohol lobby. it may now be gaining mom
NBC
Mar 28, 2011 5:00pm EDT
cross donated the grant, which will be used to help market their services. officials say knowledge is half the battle. >> learning about it at a time is something that is critically important. that is why we believe that knowledge is power. >> the new program is expected to support about 250 blood case -- blood cancer patients and their families. >> full body airport scanners do not, i repeat, do not pose a significant radiation risk. researchers found that for 750 million flights taken by passengers, only six cases could be linked to airport scanners. the passenger would have to go through the scanners 50 * to match the radiation exposure from one dental x-ray. there are nearly 500 scanners at airports across the airport right now. tsa plans to install another 1000 of them by the end of the year. colon cancer is one of the most avoidable cantors and if we would all have colonoscopy is when we're supposed to, that would help. -- one of the avoidable cancers and if we would all have when we ares supposed to, that would certainly help. another benefit could be baby aspirin. fromry jo
NBC
Mar 24, 2011 5:00pm EDT
fear president obama has put us into a long and may be a losing fight. >> it is easy to get into one of these. it is very difficult as events unfold to get out of there. >> libyan americans gathered to urge no quick american pullout. >> continue the humanitarian support in libya. gaddafi's forces continue to the state to kill and maim innocent civilians in many cities. >> this is tripoli tonight. muammar gaddafi's supporters celebrating. there side is staging a comeback. >> the obama plan is to pull back and turn over control of the libyan military operations to the u.s. allies within a few days. steve handelsman, wbal tv 11 news. >> and tonight, more than 400 maryland national guard soldiers are now on their way to the troubled middle east. for many of them, this is not their first deployment, but this time they're going in as peacekeepers and eventually they are headed to egypt. >> the 175th infantry is the oldest national guard unit in the state of maryland. it dates back to the revolutionary war. this morning, members of the 175th infantry division gathered at the armory as t
NBC
Mar 7, 2011 5:00pm EST
. >> gibbs was a student and his family showed us some of the belts and trophies he won in boxing. he was ranked fourth in the country in the police athletic league. he was preparing to fight in the olympics. >> he pushed me and he pushed the other athletes in this gym. he was always smiling and joking around, but he always got his job done. >> in a 2007 article, he talked about the jim being a safe haven. he said boxing saved him from the streets. he was considered a mentor in his neighborhood and at the boxing facility. >> he said we are just going to keep on moving. >> another victim tried to stop a robbery. 57-year-old george marshall died saturday after he and his brother were hit by fleeing truck. police arrested 55-year-old ellison carter. he is charged with murder, assault, and burglary. place please do not misunderstand this is any fault of the victim, but these are very tragic occurrences we are hoping to avoid in the future. >> police tell us that business burglaries are up 57% compared to last year. city officers will be going to businesses in checking on them and also get
NBC
Mar 30, 2011 5:00pm EDT
reaction and may provide a preview of political battles yet to come. jayne miller joins us live at city hall with the details. >> the campaign for mayor is months away but we did get a pretty good taste of it. mayor stephanie rawlings blake budget seeks to close some rec centers but holds the line on taxes and fees. >> the decision we are making are hard decision and are being recognized for the right thing to do to move the city forward. >> it closes a $60 billion deficit by cutting hours at libraries and imposing new fees for trash pickup. it will hire 300 new cops. >> i did not hear any reform. i did not hear any substantive change. >> this candidate criticized the budget plan for missing the two most important goals. >> they continue to cut is really lazy economics. >> the former city planner favors an overhaul of the process. >> i will fill this gap and not that one does not deal with the structural deficit. >> the mayor shrugged off the criticism. >> it is probably interesting for people in europe to get us to spar, but there will be more than enough time for us to do that. >> the
NBC
Mar 2, 2011 5:00pm EST
, and allergy medications. some of the medicines are indicated for use in children under the age of 80 even though the fda has advised against giving cough medications to children that young. -- some of the medicines are indicated for use in children under the age of two. if you would like a list, click on our website. problems can affect men and women differently but products are often approve without knowing their impact on women. in a recent review of over 100 studies, the university of california said that only 28% of the company's reported gender of their participants. researchers say as a result it is not known if the devices on the market are safe and effective for women. a recent study published in the british medical journal says that a drink a day can lower your risk for heart disease. another study says it can benefit your mind. a study followed a 3300 elderly adults for three years and those who were light to moderate drinkers had a significantly lower risk for dementia and alzheimer's. adults in this category would be more likely to be in good physical health. >> early mar
NBC
Mar 10, 2011 5:00pm EST
people were targeted. police had to use the football stadium to stage the operation. the investigation has gotten so big they were able to go after the whole organization. >> we identified sources of supply in new york from heroin, to baltimore. ratified a source of supply for marijuana in san diego, calif. that came to california through pennsylvania. >> also arrested today was the father of a 7-year-old who was arrested in 2007 by city police force sitting on a dirt bike. the mayor apologize to the family then. there were no apologies today. >> the u.s. attorney's office addressed the bust this afternoon. we will have more on that and more exclusive video coming up at 6:00. >> in wisconsin, lawmakers approved a bill stripping collective bargaining rights from workers. this standoff was broken when republicans realize they could pass the bill without the vote of the assembly members. lawmakers from the senate and assembly approved a bill short time later and democrats say they will contact the attorney general about last night's vote. maryland has a big budget hole to fill, not as sev
NBC
Mar 8, 2011 5:00pm EST
baptist church is barring any attempt t stop demonstrations. >> the rule is that you do not get to use your objective standards to recall my intention of -- my intention to inflict emotional distress. otherwise, he would have to shut up. >> snyder applaud this new effort. >> tonight, baltimore city police have made an arrest in the murder of a carver high school student. 30-year-old parent sense is charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder. ronald gibbs was stabbed to death after trying to intervene in an argument that the suspect was having with his sister. we're told that gibbs was a local boxer and had hopes of going to the olympics. and in baltimore county, every charges against a randallstown man for two girls that went missing over the weekend. he faces a second-degree rape and third degree sex offenses in the case. the 12 and 13-year-old girls were reported missing 5:00 p.m. friday afternoon and were found sunday, late, in woodlawn. >> we're still trying to determine the relationship, if there was any prior contact between the suspect and the juvenile the terms of th
NBC
Mar 16, 2011 5:00pm EDT
us. it will be better for baltimore city, a better for a lot of jurisdictions brinkley. >> some top school leaders remain skeptical. to go what i've heard about what is in the works is we're heading in the right direction, but it is very early. what comes out of a committee is not necessarily what comes in the final budget. >> baltimore city has already asked veteran teachers to retire to offset more than $15 million in cuts, but some city residents still have their doubts. >> they do not respect us, and then all of a sudden here comes the money. they are playing political football with us. and i do not understand where the money is coming from. to go and baltimore county as many as 200 teaching positions remain on the chopping block. -- >> in baltimore county as many as 200 teaching positions remain on the chopping block. right now you would be hard- pressed to find school districts who are prepared to close the books on the budget. take of the budget the governor submitted in january was always his first and not his last. >> thank you. still to come, a local pub is using pints of
NBC
Mar 18, 2011 5:00pm EDT
ground troops in libya. we are not going to use force beyond a well-defined goal. >> he did not spell out exactly what the u.s. military will do. today critics have hammered the president's. >> it is long past time for the president of the united states to answer these calls for international leadership. >> they have declared an immediate nationwide cease-fire. but there are still calls for dramatic action. the question -- where exactly is this conflict headed? >> my answer is clear. no. >> secretary of state clinton is headed to paris to form an international plan of action. in washington, tv 11 news. >> after a deadly day in yemen, that country has now declared a state of emergency. at least 30 were killed after a gunman opened fire at anti- government protesters. the doctor also reported at least 100 also hurt. yemen has been hit with demonstrations against the president of more than three decades. he has promised to step down in 2013, but the protests have continued. >> wow. what a day today. it felt like summer. a little cold front will be heading through the west this even
NBC
Mar 4, 2011 5:00pm EST
the governor who says he will sign it. >> david collins joins us live from a lavalas did from annapolis. >> it is not over yet. a committee cliffhanger. state house leader say he will vote against it when it comes to a vote on the house floor. getting to this point has been a roller-coaster ride. too delicate skin is the key voting session earlier in the week. whether a committee vote -- delegates skipped the key voting session earlier in the week. his vote had been laboring. he issued a statement saying i will vote to send the bill to the governor so that merrill lenders can ultimately decide the issue at the polls. another delegate left the chamber earlier carrying a suitcase. delegate olsen try to change the bill into a civil union measure. >> my community does not want this bill to pass, but they do support civil union. >> another delegate urges colleagues to consider the amendment. >> democrat mitchell, the lead sponsor, took exception to the tone of the comment. >> i would urge my colleagues to reject the amendment. >> what would not do is not take the domain of the chur
NBC
Mar 9, 2011 5:00pm EST
now. the rain could take us through the rest of the work week. you have been calling this a slow-moving system. >> it will take a couple of days through the rest of the work week to get out of here. it will not pick up speed and accelerate until some time saturday morning. there has been a wintry mix of precipitation. there has been sleek, freezing rain, snow. the center is well off to the north and west tracking through the chicago area. there are nasty severe thunderstorms on the gulf coast. there are some very heavy rains possible. this is anywhere from two and a half, 4 inches of rain may come down between now and friday morning. a general thought is that anywhere from one and a half to nearly 3 inches of rain will be possible over the course of the next couple of days. there are some flood warnings in effect in parts of washington and frederick county where some of the streams and creeks are already showing signs of flooding. more details coming up in a couple of minutes. >> you can track the ring with our interactive radar, a check for flood alerts, and save the location on
NBC
Mar 22, 2011 5:00pm EDT
simms spoke with a councilwoman today. -- >> barry simms spoke with a councilman today. he joins us at city hall. >> this councilwoman demands -- insists that she is at home in baltimore, despite the fact that she may live in randallstown. >> a blog raises questions about whether she lives in a district that she serves, or even if she reside in the city. her response, she is a city resident. >> i represent the seventh district on the city council and absolutely, yes, i live in the district. >> her address is 3210 liberty heights ave. she said she lives at this address with her two children. that house is owned by her father, frank conway senior. but councilwoman would not say how many others live at the house. >> i will say it is a huge house. we certainly have room to accommodate. >> state records show that she is married and lists her principal residence with her husband in the randallstown community of baltimore county. records show she purchased this house in 1997 and changed the beat in 19 -- burgiss the house in 1987 and change the d in 1996 -- purchased the house in 1987 and
NBC
Mar 15, 2011 5:00pm EDT
this disaster is headed for a possible level 7 on a scale of 127 used to rate nuclear disasters previously -- on a scale of one to seven, previously used to rate disasters that only rated linganore levels. >> the u.s. has already conducted helicopter missions along the battered coastline and found a few isolated communities of survivors. >> wease alan -- we found essentially hundreds of people, 100 at this place, to wonder at this place. it is just a matter of getting them out -- 200 at this place. it is just a matter of getting them out. >> the u.s. carrier ronald reagan is still off the shore of japan launching aircraft loaded with supplies. but the shift moved further on tuesday after some crewmembers tested positive for low levels of radiation. -- further out to sea after some crewmembers tested for low levels of radiation european pet energy officials are applying stress tests to their plant and germany officials have switched off some of their plants, one of them permanently. >> the nuclear crisis in japan comes just as america had finally started to get past its discomfor
NBC
Mar 14, 2011 5:00pm EDT
to use? how much are we willing to pay for it? it is one element for another. that is one discussion we need to have. >> he also predicts that in the coming days he expects politicians and various stakeholders to review their posions on what to do next about nuclear power and power plants. live in college park, george lettis, wbal-tv 11 news. >> the continued threat of a meltdown on one nuclear reactor has it raised fears about radiation exposure of those who live nearby. that fear is real, but so far the actual radiation exposure to this site is estimated at less than 10% of a typical chest x-ray. in the event of a large meltdown, the japanese government has distributed more than two under thousand doses of stable iodine. -- 200,000 doses. it would stop radiation from accumulating in the thyroid. those living closest to the reactor bigger health risks than a radiation leak. >> the lack of clean water, lack of safety, the risk of additional earthquakes, fires, explosions. it is many times higher than the risk of radiation. >> in the event of further radiation leaks, japanese meteorol
NBC
Mar 1, 2011 5:00pm EST
. grant money was used for unauthorized work. there was no consistency in documenting credentials of lead abatement contractors and one country -- one company owning a number of properties was also contacted for lead abatement work. a spokesman for mayor stephanie rawlings-blake says she is disappointed and calls what has happened clearly unacceptable. the city health department claims in april 2010 it realized it could not reach its goal and requested a six month extension. it added measures to enhance oversight, but hud denied the extension. for this mother, the funding loss is disappointing. >> they're helping us and helping our children to succeed in life. >> the city hopes to have a lead abatement program to the housing and development program by april 1. the plan to apply for another gramm later this year. >> barry, thank you. the federal government will not shut down friday, but it will be smaller. the house passed a spending bill that includes $2 billion in cuts. steve immelt -- steve handelsman has more on how they plan to keep the government running for two more weeks. >> t
NBC
Mar 25, 2011 5:00pm EDT
senators have approved a bill to give residents to use marijuana for medicinal purposes and legal defense break right now, they face a $100 fine and a misdemeanor conviction. >> individuals charged and they can show the medical cut -- necessity, if a judge should find them and said. >> the house is now considering a similar measure. we will tell you what happens. >> it has been a rather chilly day, much cooler than you would have expected in this part of march. temperatures will stay below normal in the next week or so. there is a potential for a little rain or snow shower. for most of what you see on his radar screen, it is not hitting the ground. the precipitation is drying up beneath the cloud base. we could see a light spring -- a light sprinkle or for a passing through tonight. we see another area of disturbed weather. this will be heading to the south of us during the weekend. those rocky mountain rain and snow showers could bring a touch of winter to the mid-atlantic. especially late saturday night and during the day sunday. more details on that coming up in a few minutes.
NBC
Mar 21, 2011 5:46pm EDT
. tomorrow, the front will be self to us. it will be noticeably cooler. the front will be just to our south and then will stall. along that boundary, we will see a series of low pressure systems moving through. each brings a chance for wet weather. maybe a little sun early in the morning, but clouds by the evening. it will be a messy and winter remix from pennsylvania into new england. they are still on the cold side of the system. we will pick up occasional showers. chilly rain tuesday night into wednesday. thursday could be called enough for pennsylvania snow showers. we may seeoffthuray. west of im thefternoon. tomorrow, ama0-degree drop on the thermometer, thanks to a northwest breeze and cloudy skies. on the bay, wind is at 10 miles per hour, average wavesnew recok tomorrow. western maryland couamecan acads says parents longer tolocations wednesday and turca. from rear- 60 facing when the ch it turned much cooler wednesday through friday. 45 for the high thursday. 30 friday morning. sun in the afternoon. maybe sleet or wet snow on saturday and sunday. weakened high temperatures o
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